Welcome to Yakyubaka.com

[1/15/2015] Let It Go chosen as march song for Spring Koshien

by on Jan.15, 2015 @ 11:08 pm, under High School, Spring Koshien

The steering committee for the 2015 Spring Koshien met in Osaka on Thursday to confirm and approve a number of issues.

  • "Let It Go" from Disney's Frozen was selected as the march song.
  • Asuka Sagawa's medal designs for tournament winner, runner-up, and participant were approved.
  • Elementary school kids from the Kinki region (Kyoto, Osaka, Shiga, Hyogo, Nara, and Wakayama) will be selected to throw out ceremonial first pitches (same as the last tournament)..
  • A list of 129 candidate high schools, including nine Twenty-First Century bracket schools, were approved.
  • Selections for the tournament will take place at Mainichi headquarters in Osaka at 9:00am. Participating schools will be announced during a committee meeting on the same day that starts at 3:00pm.
  • Three Twenty-first Century bracket schools will be selected. The remaining six Twenty-first Century candidates will be shifted to the general pool.

Source: Mainichi 1/15/2015, Nikkan Sports 1/15/2015